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"In the wild" Cell Phone Trojan


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#1 raw

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Posted 10 August 2004 - 03:28 PM

We heard the news about a cell phone virus a few months ago, but that was in a controlled environment. Cabir was written as proof of concept (just showing that it CAN be done.

Well now we have an actual "in the wild" cell phone trojan dialer. :thumbsup:

Read it here:
http://www.informit.com/articles/article.a...327994&seqNum=1

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Posted 11 August 2004 - 08:24 AM

Cell virus what a laugh! But if its tru then...........

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Posted 13 August 2004 - 11:40 AM

So if you have a cell phone with internet access, wouldn't you need to have an Anti Virus , Spyware and Firewall installed ? Or is this a silly question?

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Posted 13 August 2004 - 03:38 PM

Not really and i never payed much attention to that thought! Hum......maybe so o no i got virus on my cell! LOL all so new i dont even have a cell but will soon! Hopefully a pda cell with internet access!




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